January, 2013

New Hunterdon Art Museum Exhibition Explores Universal Language of Clay

New Hunterdon Art Museum Exhibition Explores Universal Language of Clay

CLINTON, NJ – The members who comprise the East & West Ceramic Artists Association may struggle to understand each other when they speak, but when it comes to working with clay, their ability to communicate is effortless. Hunterdon Art Museum The Hunterdon Art Museum will feature the group’s art in its main gallery in an […]

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Cooper-Hewitt Museum 2013 Design Talks Series to Feature National Design Award Winners

Design Talks, a vibrant conversation and presentation series organized by the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, will run from March through May at the Cooper-Hewitt Design Center in Harlem in New York City. This year’s series will feature winners from the 2012 National Design Awards and focus on collaborative aspects of design. Clive Wilkinson, winner […]

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Minneapolis Institute of Arts (MIA) presents Early American Silver from the Cahn Collection

Minneapolis Institute of Arts (MIA) presents Early American Silver from the Cahn Collection

Minneapolis Institute of Arts (MIA) presents A Handsome Cupboard of Plate. Early American Silver from the Cahn Collection in an exhibition on display through March 24, 2013. The exhibition explores the development of silver craftsmanship for household use in colonial America, with emphasis on the makers and their distinctive styles. A fully illustrated catalogue accompanies […]

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National Museum of African Art Announces a Discussion with Maya Angelou

National Museum of African Art Announces a Discussion with Maya Angelou

The National Museum of African Art presents the third offering of its Director’s Discussion Series. Johnnetta Betsch Cole, director of the museum, will have a lively, engaging and thought-provoking discussion with Maya Angelou, world-renowned poet, educator, historian, best-selling author, actress, playwright and civil-rights activist. The discussion will be introduced by on-air personality Cortney Hicks of […]

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Oakland Museum of California announces Friday Nights at OMCA

The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) announces the debut of Friday Nights at OMCA on Friday, January 25, from 5 to 9 pm. The new regular Friday night series is presented in collaboration with Off the Grid and marks the premiere of “Off the Grid: Lake Merritt @ OMCA”—the first major food truck market in […]

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Minneapolis Institute of Arts Names New Curator of Southeast Asian Art

Minneapolis Institute of Arts Names New Curator of Southeast Asian Art

The Minneapolis Institute of Arts (MIA), announces the appointment of Risha K. Lee, PhD, as the new Jane Emison Assistant Curator of Indian and Southeast Asian Art. Lee will report to Liu Yang, PhD, head of the museum’s Department of Asian Art. This position has been made possible by a Mellon Challenge Grant, a National […]

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Tate Modern presents Charming for the Revolution, A Congress for Gender Talents and Wildness

Tate Modern presents Charming for the Revolution, A Congress for Gender Talents and Wildness on 1–2 February 2013. A collaboration between Tate Modern and Electra Charming for the Revolution is an experimental congress of artists, activists and thinkers who seek to unpick underpinning, pressing questions of contemporary sexual and gender politics; exploring strategies that divert […]

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Nouveau Musee National de Monaco MONACOPOLIS – Architecture, Urbanism et Urbanisation in Monaco

Nouveau Musee National de Monaco MONACOPOLIS – Architecture, Urbanism et Urbanisation in Monaco

The Nouveau Musée National de Monaco directed by Marie-Claude Beaud presents MONACOPOLIS – Architecture, Urbanism et Urbanisation in Monaco, Realisations et Projects – 1858–2012. Yona Friedman, “La Venise monégasque,” 1960/2006. Ballpoint pen and Wite-Out on postcards. Collection NMNM. © ADAGP, Paris, 2012. MONACOPOLIS is on view in the two NMNM venues—Villa Paloma and Villa Sauber. […]

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Museum Morsbroich presents Twisted Entities. Contemporary Polish Art

Museum Morsbroich presents Twisted Entities. Contemporary Polish Art on view 27 January–28 April 2013, with works by Wojciech Bąkowski, Mirosław Bałka, Michał Budny, Aneta Grzeszykowska, Zuzanna Janin, Maciej Kurak, Robert Kuśmirowski, Agata Madejska, Jan Mioduszewski, Anna Molska, Marzena Nowak, Konrad Smoleński, Monika Sosnowska, and Honza Zamojski. In the exhibition Twisted Entities, rooms are deconstructed, broken […]

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